Safety at Sea training events have been held jointly by the Sea Scouts, the U.S. Coast Guard, and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary for over a decade in California, Texas, Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, and other locations. San Diego has conducted a Safety at Sea event every even year since 2010. Next to be held in 2018.
The purpose of this event is to provide Sea Scouts and their leaders with an opportunity to receive instruction and hands-on experience in a variety of boating safety skills and equipment that is generally unavailable. Activities include flares, dewatering pumps, damage control, survival suits, hypothermia, and firefighting.
Pictures from Previous SDIC Safety at Sea Events:
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